Month: July 2021

nickel metals in a warehouse
Can Using Nickel Alloys for Jewelry Cause Problems?

When Baron Cronstedt originally extracted nickel in 1751, he intended to produce copper. That’s why he called this newly discovered metal kupfernickel, a German word that roughly translates in English to “devil’s copper.”  Even though nickel’s a very useful and popular metal, the name might almost appear ironic to some people in modern times. Though…